bòrd

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See also: bord, Bord, borð, bórd, and börd

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish bord (edge, side, border, brink; board, table; seat, bench) (compare Irish bord, Manx boayrd), borrowed from Old English bord (plank, table).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [b̊ɔːɹd̪̊], /pɔːɾʃt̪/

Noun[edit]

bòrd m (genitive singular bùird, plural bùird)

  1. table (furniture)
  2. plank, board
  3. board (of directors, etc.)
  4. (nautical) deck (of a ship)

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

bòrd (past bhòrd, future bòrdaidh, verbal noun bòrdadh, past participle bòrdte)

  1. (nautical) tack
  2. board (a ship, etc.)
    Bhòrd iad an long.They boarded the ship.

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
bòrd bhòrd
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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